Longmorn 16 Year Old

Longmorn 16 Year Old
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Longmorn 16 Year OldLongmorn 16 Year Old
Winning bid: £85.00
Lot number: 083-5371

Revamped in 2012 and now owned by Chivas Brothers, Longmorn distillery’s single malt is an integral element to many of the Chivas Brothers’ blends, including the Royal Salute and Chivas Regal 18 year old.

They also have a long standing and productive relationship with independent bottlers, Gordon & MacPhail of Elgin, who have been responsible for producing some seriously long aged expressions.

Looking back to April 1912, Shinjiro Torii sent one of his proteges to learn all he could about Longmorn’s distillation processes, who, in turn, reported back to Torii all about the distillery and its inner workings which Torii applied when establishing the Yamazaki and then Suntory empires.

To this day, Longmorn also upholds its notoriety for not having fallen out of production at any point in the distillery’s history, which is quite rare.

This expression replaced the 15 year old, part of a relaunch of Longmorn, promoting the brand as a super premium single malt.

Age: 16 years old

48% ABV / 70cl

Please examine the images of the bottle, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 83rd Auction (February 23 – March 4, 2018)
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